Pastoral Staff

Pastor Rick Timmer

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Pastor Rick was born in Sioux Center, IA, and grew up on a farm near Sioux Center.  He graduated from Northwestern College in 1987 with a BA degree in Business Administration.  Following graduation from NWC, he worked at Floral Plant Growers, a wholesale greenhouse near Boyden, IA for 17 years as a Grower and Grower Manager.  In 2002, he answered God's call to go into the ministry, and attended North American Baptist Seminary(currently Sioux Falls Seminary) in Sioux Falls, SD.  Following graduation in 2005 with a Master of Divinity Degree, he accepted a call as Senior Pastor to the First Reformed Church in Edgerton, MN in April, 2006.  In November, 2014, Pastor Rick accepted a call to The Reformed Church in Dell Rapids, SD.  His passion for ministry includes:  Preaching God's Word, administration, working with youth and young adults, evangelism, and missions.  Other ministries include: coaching and mentoring.  Pastor Rick's hobbies include:  hunting, fishing, and hiking, sports, gardening, landscaping, and taking time to be with family.

 

Pastor Rick met his wife, Julie, at Northwestern College in Orange City, and they have been married for 27 years.  Julie is also a Northwestern College graduate and has been an early childhood teacher for a number of years.  She also enjoys home interior decorating and design as well as being a furniture sales consultant.  She has been a faithful partner in their ministry together.  The Lord has blessed them with three wonderful children, Kyle who graduated from college this past year and works in Sioux Falls, SD.  Megan is a Senior at Northwestern College, majoring in Graphic Design.  Brady is a Senior at Northwestern College, majoring in Business Marketing.

 

 

Jason and Cindy Pulscher - Custodian

 

Church Staff

CONSISTORY PRESIDENT: Pastor Rick Timmer

CONSISTORY VICE PRESIDENT: Keith DeLange

CLERK of CONSISTORY: Mike Lueders

CHAIRPERSON of DEACONS: Chris Klinkenborg

EDUCATION: Chris Klinkenborg

AUDIO/VISUAL: Mike Lueders

PROPERTY & FACILITY MANAGER: Louis Peter and Jesse Rave

MISSIONS/OUTREACH/LOVE ACCOUNT: Tim Schoolmeester

VISITATION: Pastor and Elders

SACRAMENTS: Myrle Moen

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT:

CEMETERY: David Rave and Dave Schuch

CUSTODIAN: Cindy and Jason Pulscher

PASTOR AND STAFF RELATIONS: Keith DeLange and Chris Klinkenborg

RCYF: Adam Carpenter

RCW- President: Elaine Hoftiezer

RCW- Vice President: Mariann Munk

RCW- Secretary-Treasurer: Hattie Haak